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International Rule of Law Act

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Criminal Law.

International Rule of Law Act

hearing before the Subcommittee on Criminal Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session, on S. 1434 ... September 14, 1981.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Criminal Law.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Act of state.,
    • Jurisdiction (International law),
    • Jurisdiction -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .J8378 1981a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 146 p. ;
      Number of Pages146
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3140523M
      LC Control Number82601195

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